lamborghini unveiled its new concept car, the ‘lamborghini lambo V12 vision gran turismo’ at of the world finals of the 2019 FIA certified gran turismo championships, in monaco.
the single-seater car is expected to be available virtually on the sony playstation 4 game ‘grand turismo’ in spring 2020.
‘lamborghini is a very young brand,’ comments stefano domenicali, chairman and CEO of automobili lamborghini s.p.a ‘and this is why we are here today to present our newest virtual vision in the form of a real model, with a highly futuristic and cool design to be enjoyed by the young generation of racing game and super sports car enthusiasts.’
produced by lamborghini centro stile in sant’agata bolognese, the lambo V12 vision GT takes on the powertrain from lamborghini sián FKP 37, while incorporating new design features that maximize aerodynamics. in the rear, a large wing housing a significant y-tailight can be found along with hexagon-inspired theme in the side windows. meanwhile, internally, drivers enter the cabin like a jetfighter pilot — from the front of the car. main driving controls are placed within the futuristic steering wheel, and driver information is projected virtually in front of them. the visionary design elements explore the potential growth of lamborgini’s design blueprint for future generations.
‘the lambo V12 vision gran turismo is created to provide the ultimate virtual car for young fans and gamers, who are ultra-enthusiastic about lamborghini and its futuristic aspirations,’ said mitja borkert, head of lamborghini centro stile. ‘it is an opportunity for the design talent within lamborghini to stretch its wings and visualize a car that, like every lamborghini, is a head-turner and the best driving experience, but also mirrors lamborghini’s push on future technologies, particularly in the arena of lightweight materials and hybridization.’